Startups and Tech

Uber's self-driving unit raises $1 billion from SoftBank, Toyota and Denso

Toyota and Japanese auto-parts supplier Denso will together invest $667 million, while Softbank's Vision Fund will invest $333 million.

Apple paid $6 billion to settle Qualcomm dispute: Report

Apple reportedly paid a high price to end a little legal battle that threatened it's ability to release a 5G iPhone.

Reliance Jio's Q4 net profit up 64.7%, adds 77.93 lakh users in January

As on March 31, 2019, subscriber base of the company stood at 306.7 million.

Main display of Samsung Galaxy Fold damaged within days of use, report tech reviewers

According to various journalists reviewing the units, there seems to be a problem with the unit's screen either cracking or flickering.

TikTok relying on technology, huge content moderation team to prevent misuse

TikTok India’s Strategy and Entertainment Lead said that the company is very positive that it will get a favourable response from the government.

OnePlus CEO teases upcoming device, claims to ‘unleash era of fast and smooth’

Smooth is more challenging than Fast - a true test of hardware and software, CEO Peter Lau said on Twitter.

Automation Anywhere predicts it will be world’s largest digital employer by 2020

Automation Anywhere expects to deploy more than three million bots by 2020, a 200% increase from today.

ACT Fibernet partners with ZEE5 to expand its OTT offerings

As part of the partnership, ZEE5 will be listed on ACT Fibernet portal where existing customers can access premium content on the basis of their subscription status.

Oyo launches initiative to help its asset-owner partners in India grow their business

Under the initiative, the company announced a set of six promises, including asset owners would receive 18 % interest (from OYO) on delayed payments.

Japan-based Terra Drone Corp sings MoU for drone development at IIT Hyderabad

The tripartite MoU has been signed between Terra Drone Corporation, Terra Drone India and the Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad.